A while ago I heard someone say: “Rotterdam is the Dutch dubstep capital.” And I would have to confirm that.
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Imagine if Thee Oh Sees had been crap. Imagine that. Actually what’s the point? Of course they weren’t crap. On the contrary they were astonishing. Where to start?
Continue reading “Le Mini Who and Le Guess Who? – Utrecht 18/05/13”
WHAAAAAAAAAAAAOOOOOOOOOOOOOHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!! Whoa Nelly!
Continue reading “Charles Bradley – Victim of Love”
Well, it’s bang, crash, slap, tickle, bounce, bop, crash, bang, wallop, growl all the way!
Continue reading “The Dudley Corporation – Everyone Does Everything Wrong”
It’s clear that, in personal terms at least, the wheels simply fell off his wagon
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There’s a lot of singing along involved at a Tom McRae concert. And humming. And whistling.
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It is a very accessible record mind, as I’ve hinted at before there’s nothing really arsty or difficult here, rather the sensibility is that of a weird kind of pop.
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Cosmic Dead do a simple thing, and in dong that simple thing, they don’t stop. There are 4 tracks, each clocking in around 15 minutes and believe me you will get sucked into a maelstrom and spat out the other side, like a wet pizza box lying in the gutter.
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